With summer officially upon us, it’s time to assess what Syracuse football is working to accomplish during some of the more important months on the recruiting calendar. As of now, the Orange is still sitting at only 7 verbal commitments in the Class of 2013.
Doug Marrone has brought in some exciting prospects thus far, but his class is currently only rated in the middle of the Big East: 6th in the conference by Scout, and 5th by Rivals. However, it’s the final product that counts in recruiting. Who SU has signing the dotted line in February is far more important than the program’s status in mid-June. And the Orange has plenty of time to bolster its class. These are the impact recruits Syracuse has the best chance land this summer.
Ebenezer Ogundeko – DE, Thomas Jefferson HS (Brooklyn, NY)
And here we are again. A ferocious New York pass rusher names a top three, pitting Syracuse against two powerhouses. The top player in the state of New York is set to announce his de...